The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 143 205 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.51% 12.73% 11.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.50% 50.12% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 98 83
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £355 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.60 £30.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
362 409 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.07% 25.39% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 219 138
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -2 57 £308 +11.81% 30
Nottinghamshire -7 38 £325 +8.33% 37
Northamptonshire -10 25 £305 +22.00% 23
Derbyshire +10 13 £295 +18.00% 26
Lincolnshire -4 1 - - 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 280 (79.77%) C#
2 163 (46.44%) SQL Server
3 162 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 130 (37.04%) HTML
5 129 (36.75%) JavaScript
6 117 (33.33%) SQL
7 113 (32.19%) MVC
8 104 (29.63%) CSS
9 85 (24.22%) jQuery
10 79 (22.51%) WCF
11 68 (19.37%) XML
12 65 (18.52%) Web Services
13 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 54 (15.38%) .NET Framework
15 52 (14.81%) HTML5
16 46 (13.11%) Visual Studio
17 44 (12.54%) WPF
18 43 (12.25%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (10.54%) XSLT
21 36 (10.26%) VB.NET
22 35 (9.97%) Oracle
22 35 (9.97%) CSS3
23 33 (9.40%) Windows
23 33 (9.40%) Ajax
23 33 (9.40%) Scrum
24 30 (8.55%) TDD
25 28 (7.98%) OO
26 27 (7.69%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (3.42%) IIS
4 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.14%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.85%) CMS
7 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.57%) CICS
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) DNN
8 1 (0.28%) Lync
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.28%) Moodle
8 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.28%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.57%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.85%) Magento
4 2 (0.57%) Tridion
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Line 500
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) IaaS
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) LDAP
2 10 (2.85%) Intranet
3 6 (1.71%) Internet
4 4 (1.14%) HTTP
5 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.57%) DMZ
6 2 (0.57%) Firewall
6 2 (0.57%) Modbus
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (46.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.42%) DB2
8 5 (1.42%) OLAP
9 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.57%) MySQL
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.28%) QlikView
12 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 46 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.56%) NUnit
3 12 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.56%) MSTest
5 8 (2.28%) Subversion
6 6 (1.71%) Moq
7 5 (1.42%) Selenium
7 5 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.85%) JSUnit
8 3 (0.85%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.57%) Toad
9 2 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.57%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.57%) Bower
9 2 (0.57%) Grunt
9 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.57%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
General
1 25 (7.12%) Finance
2 20 (5.70%) Retail
3 6 (1.71%) Marketing
4 5 (1.42%) Advertising
5 4 (1.14%) Legal
6 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.57%) Back Office
6 2 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.28%) German Language
7 1 (0.28%) Billing
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 289 (82.34%) Developer
2 140 (39.89%) .NET Developer
3 125 (35.61%) C# Developer
4 85 (24.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 48 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (9.97%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.70%) Analyst
9 18 (5.13%) Architect
10 16 (4.56%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.56%) VB.NET Developer
11 13 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (3.42%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.13%) WPF Developer
14 10 (2.85%) Applications Developer
14 10 (2.85%) C# Web Developer
15 9 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
15 9 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
15 9 (2.56%) SQL Developer
16 8 (2.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 130 (37.04%) HTML
3 104 (29.63%) CSS
4 85 (24.22%) jQuery
5 79 (22.51%) WCF
6 68 (19.37%) XML
7 65 (18.52%) Web Services
8 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 52 (14.81%) HTML5
11 44 (12.54%) WPF
12 37 (10.54%) XSLT
13 35 (9.97%) CSS3
14 33 (9.40%) Ajax
15 23 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 22 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (5.70%) WinForms
18 18 (5.13%) LINQ
19 16 (4.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 16 (4.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.99%) N-Tier
2 8 (2.28%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.85%) Smartcard
5 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.57%) Clustering
6 2 (0.57%) Statistics
6 2 (0.57%) Open Source
6 2 (0.57%) RIA
7 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.28%) GIS
7 1 (0.28%) Replication
7 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.28%) DTV
7 1 (0.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.40%) Windows
2 6 (1.71%) Linux
2 6 (1.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.14%) Windows XP
3 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.57%) UNIX
4 2 (0.57%) SUSE
5 1 (0.28%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (32.19%) MVC
2 41 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (9.40%) Scrum
4 30 (8.55%) TDD
5 28 (7.98%) OO
6 19 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 18 (5.13%) Web Development
7 18 (5.13%) SOA
7 18 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (4.84%) CRM
8 17 (4.84%) OOP
9 16 (4.56%) MVVM
9 16 (4.56%) E-Commerce
10 13 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (3.70%) UML
10 13 (3.70%) Web Design
10 13 (3.70%) Software Engineering
11 12 (3.42%) Workflow
11 12 (3.42%) Kanban
12 9 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 280 (79.77%) C#
2 129 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 117 (33.33%) SQL
4 36 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 19 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.27%) Java
7 13 (3.70%) VB
8 12 (3.42%) XAML
8 12 (3.42%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.85%) C++
9 10 (2.85%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.56%) PHP
11 7 (1.99%) VBA
12 5 (1.42%) C
13 4 (1.14%) VB6
14 2 (0.57%) Python
14 2 (0.57%) X++
15 1 (0.28%) PHP5
15 1 (0.28%) VC++
15 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.28%) Degree
2 8 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) BC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.57%) MCTS
4 2 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MCITP
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MCSE
5 1 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.97%) Oracle
3 6 (1.71%) SAP
4 5 (1.42%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.14%) Telerik
6 3 (0.85%) Zend
6 3 (0.85%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.85%) IBM
7 2 (0.57%) Siemens
7 2 (0.57%) Software AG
7 2 (0.57%) Intel
7 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.57%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.28%) Splunk
8 1 (0.28%) Tableau
8 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.28%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.28%) RightFax
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300-375
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-125 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + great benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago